The Institute of Mathematics of the Romanian Academy in Bucharest and the University of Bucharest, with the support of Ovidius University in Constanta and the Romanian Mathematical Society-Constanta branch are organizing

the 20th Romanian National Algebra School in Mangalia, Romania between September 2-8, 2012.

The theme is “Discrete Invariants in Commutative Algebra and in Algebraic Geometry”.

The scientific committee :

- Winfried Bruns, Osnabrueck
- Dorin Popescu, Bucharest
- Peter Schenzel, Halle

Confirmed speakers so far:

- Daniel Brinkmann (Osnabrueck University, Germany )
- Winfried Bruns (Osnabrueck University, Germany )
- Hara Charalambous (Thessaloniki University, Greece )
- Muhammad Ishaq (National University of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan )
- Martina Kubitzke (Goethe Universitaet, Frankfurt am Main, Germany )
- Julio Jose Moyano-Fernandez (Osnabrueck University, Germany )
- Ryota Okazaki (Osaka University, Japan )
- Asia Rauf (ICTP, Trieste, Italy )
- Raman Sanyal (Freie Universitaet, Berlin, Germany )
- Peter Schenzel (Martin-Luther-Universitaet Halle-Wittenberg, Germany )
- Apostolos Thoma (Ioannina University, Greece )

Organizers: Mircea Cimpoeas, Viviana Ene, Bogdan Ichim, Dorin Popescu, Dumitru Stamate

More details are available at the web page of the school.